Mastering communication with seriously ill patients : balancing honesty with empathy and hope / Anthony Back, Robert Arnold, James Tulsky ; with contributions by Kelly Fryer-Edwards and Walter Baile.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge [England] : New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Description
x, 158 p. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Taking your skills to the next level -- Getting a good start -- Talking about serious news -- Discussing evidence for making treatment decisions -- Discussing prognosis -- Between the big events -- Conducting a family conference -- Dealing with conflicts -- Transitions to end-of-life care -- Talking about dying -- Cultivating your skills.
ISBN
  • 0521706181
  • 9780521706186
LCCN
2008054985
OCLC
286430352
RCP
C - S

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